Heinrich Lothar Alfred, Professor of the Department of Biomedicine, University of Münster, Germany; Professor of the Department of Physical and Colloidal Chemistry, Faculty of Chemistry, TSU

Course: “Biomaterials”, 2018

Overview of the medical equipment market . Relation between the demand, the product life cycle, medical devices technologies. Rules and regulations to create devices in medicine. Typical materials: metal, ceramics , glass-ceramics, and plastics. Production of the polymer blends and composites, as well as the use of biodegradable polymers. Biocompatibility in the physiological system.